“The biggest complaint about the puzzle-RPG hybrid game Puzzle Quest was that all the enemies seemed to be cheating, making moves that triggered gem chains that weren’t even on the board.”—I KNEW IT. FINALLY, I AM VINDICATED FOR SUCKING AT THAT GAME BUT REALIZING THAT SOMETHING FISHY WAS GOING ON. Puzzle Quest was sorta like a two player Bejeweled, I guess? Anyway, I noticed a few times that the computer opponent’s pieces would randomly change color and suddenly a huge chain would result and screw me over. I swear this was happening.
“In a little-noticed interview Friday, Mr. Dobbs told Spanish-language network Telemundo he now supports a plan to legalize millions of undocumented workers, a stance he long lambasted as an unfair “amnesty.”—
I can’t tell if this is a ploy to steal Latino votes or a genuine realization that his prior stance may have been short sighted.
You can now submit meetups here. I’m not sure if this is even a good idea, and I might run away as far as possible if it goes awry, but there you go. Drinks, clubs, bands, comedy, whatever. Meet random people from the internet!
The theme is also fresh and clean, will add comments soon.
You know that person at a party who tells intolerably long stories that never go anywhere and don't have a point? The kind that go on for-fucking-ever and make you want to remove your own frontal lobe with a cocktail toothpick?